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Book Review: Secrets of the Beauty Insider

I needed this book and I think you need it too! Secrets of the Beauty Insiders is a book that compiles all the beauty tips you could ever need into one handy resource. This book goes from head to toe – it gives you tips for your hair, face, skin, feet, makeup, and tells you […]

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Canadian Beauty Blog Gets a Makeover!

Some time today you’ll be looking at a new and improved version of Canadian Beauty! Like any makeover, though the outside may be changed and new, the inside remains the same – stay tuned for product reviews and beauty news!

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Body Shop Concealer

You need to check out @theBodyShopCA for a great concealer in colours that actually look like skin. You know that something is good when you can finish it all up and you buy more.  On that same note, how much do we love a concealer that blends easily with your fingers but stays on the […]

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L’Oreal Telescopic Mascara

Imagine my surprise upon learning that L’Oreal’s Telescopic Mascara is available in Canada before it’s available in the US – though I suspect that it will be launched there soon enough. Of course, I had to try the mascara for myself. The wand of Telescopic is similar to the wand of Lancome’s Fatale – the […]

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TruBlend Whipped Foundation

I finally got my hands on Cover Girl’s Trublend Whipped Foundation. I’ve already mentioned that I like the original version which blended nicely and came in a variety of skin-true shades. Well the new whipped version is just as good. The shade selection is the same which is a relief because finding that perfect shade […]

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Johnson’s Baby Oil Gel

The winter season is upon us and although it hasn’t been too cold here in Canada until recently, indoor heating can lead to dry skin. For us darker girls, that means visibly flaking skin which, if left untreated, looks horrible when you’re wearing those black tights that are so popular these days. Finding a moisturizer […]

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Help Dry Skin – While in the Shower

There’s one product that I insisted on carting back with me when I was in school abroad last year – Olay Body Wash with Body Butter Ribbons. First of all: see the packaging and how the bottle seems to be covered with a swirly design? Well that’s not a design – that’s actually the product […]

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Aishwarya Beige Lipstick

Another cross-post. When I was in England, L’Oreal had brought out lipsticks in the signature colours of all their spokespersons. This included lipcolours that had been worn by Penelope Cruz, Milla Jovovich, and of course Aishwarya Rai. They didn’t introduce the colours as a limited-edition product – they were available all year round. Funnily enough, […]

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